• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 7835

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    12 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 199

    ALEXANDER CALDER (1898-1976)

    UNTITLED

    Price Realised  

    ALEXANDER CALDER (1898-1976)
    UNTITLED
    INCISED WITH THE ARTIST'S MONOGRAM 'CA' (ON THE BASE)
    STANDING MOBILE: PAINTED SHEET METAL AND WIRE
    7 5/8 X 10 7/8 X 3¾IN. (18.6 X 27.7 X 8.7CM.)
    EXECUTED IN 1965


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    THIS WORK IS RECORDED IN THE ARCHIVES OF THE CALDER FOUNDATION, NEW YORK, UNDER APPLICATION NUMBER A19821.

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    Provenance

    A GIFT FROM THE ARTIST TO THE PREVIOUS OWNER IN 1965 AND THENCE BY DESCENT TO THE PRESENT OWNER.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED COLLECTOR